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Penetration Tester

  • Location

    London, London

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £500 - £550 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alex Woodrow

  • Contact email:

    alexw@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    550

  • Salary low:

    500

  • Job ref:

    PEN-TEST

  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    3 month (ext)

  • Expiry date:

    2017-02-15

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Montash are currently recruiting for a Pen Tester for a global organization.

the contract WILL be extended if successful candidate is highly performing.

Pen Tester Role Summary

  • Co-ordinate and execute Cyber Security Technical Assurance activities, including internal / external penetration tests and technical security assessments of VE's applications and systems to a high degree of accuracy and quality.
  • Reviews results of pen testing in order to determine severity of findings and to ensure proper remediation is applied.
  • Pro-actively research and identify vulnerabilities and provide recommended counter measures or mitigating controls to reduce risk to an acceptable and manageable level.
  • Assist with the design, development and recommendation of security solutions to protect client data and systems.
  • Promote compliance with relevant security legislation and generally accepted industry security standards. Interprets security policy and contributes to development of standards and guidelines that comply with this.
  • SME for web, mobile or network penetration testing with track record of end to end testing of complex systems
  • Technical support could include but not limited to the following: (1) Audit support & remediation, (2) Process Improvement, (3) Cross Divisional Functional education, training and awareness,
  • Support senior management in identifying and streamlining new/existing protocols and tools used by the penetration testing team.
  • Develop and automate scripts, tools and resources needed to advance security assurance capabilities around new and emerging technologies like mobile, cloud and embedded systems.
  • Creation of re-usable documentation, artefacts and processes to assist in streamlined delivery of BAU services to projects and Business As Usual (BAU).